Couple Married 71 Years Die Hours Apart

GEORGIA COUPLE MARRIED FOR 71 YEARS DIED WITHIN 12 HOURS OF EACH OTHER ON FRIDAY

Augusta, GA (WRDW) – A love to last a lifetime; a Georgia couple married for 71 years died within hours of each other.

Husband Herbert Delaigle died at 2:20 a.m. Friday.

12 hours later, his wife, Frances, died at 2:20 p.m.

They met when Herbert was 22 and Frances just 16.

Their family issued a statement saying, “It’s amazing how they were together for 71 years and now they are together in heaven. What an amazing love story that is.”

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